| Oct 2, 2014
| 7:21 AM
FARMINGTON — The Jackson Laboratory for Genomic Medicine opens next week, and many hope that it will elevate Greater Hartford as a hub for research in health care and biological sciences by attracting some of the best minds in those fields.
| Sep 19, 2014
| 4:30 PM
A few miles down the road from the heart of the University of Connecticut Storrs campus lies a serene oasis of sorts in the otherwise bustling college town.
“This is the kind of place I wish I could move my office to,” UConn’s...
| Sep 21, 2014
Orioles slugger Chris Davis, suspended recently for using a banned stimulant, was caught amid a leaguewide crackdown that began three years ago as players' use of Adderall spiked, according to sports physicians and other experts.
Amphetamines — a...
| Sep 20, 2014
| 7:50 PM
CHAPLIN — A man cleaning out his garage found two hand grenades and then took them to the resident state troopers office on Saturday.
The area was secured as police awaited the arrival of the state police bomb squad to check the grenades, state...
| Sep 22, 2014
| 10:47 AM
On Oct. 2, "Olives and Blood" will open at the Connecticut Repertory Theatre, making its regional theatre and Connecticut premiere. Written by Connecticut resident and UConn professor Michael Bradford, the play explores the mystery surrounding the...
| Aug 23, 2014
| 4:42 PM
Halee Bazer, a freshman at Quinnipiac University, said she has heard about the wave of sexual assault lawsuits sweeping college campuses and plans to be cautious about parties, never go anywhere alone and call campus security for escorts if needed....
| Sep 22, 2014
| 3:16 PM
NEWINGTON — Teacher of the Year Paul Salonia did something different for his required address to his colleagues at the start of this school year: He brought a band.
The musical group played snippets of five songs, each of which Salonia used to make...
| Sep 23, 2014
| 5:08 PM
In any listing of important figures in Connecticut sports history, John Toner should hold a high place. Three decisions that elevated UConn from a competitive New England school to a national powerhouse were all Toner's, made during his time as athletic...
| Sep 22, 2014
| 7:10 PM
MANCHESTER — The board of education heard a presentation Monday focused on the school system's mathematics curriculum and also approved a new contract for para-educators.
Santosha Oliver, who oversees the science, technology, engineering, art...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 3:40 PM
Shore Up Connecticut is a policy mistake. A state loan program named Shore Back Connecticut would make more sense because retreat from the coast is the only viable long-term option. Recent developments in Antarctica have made this crystal clear.
| Sep 27, 2014
| 9:28 PM
Of the 20 work days in June 2013 the state's commissioner of insurance spent 17 away from his desk — far away.
Thomas B. Leonardi's schedule that month included trips to Washington, D.C., Rome, Zurich and Seoul. That month's globe-hopping...